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25 Best Places to Visit in Virginia for a Memorable Vacation

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25 Best Places to Visit in Virginia for a Memorable Vacation

Introduction - Whether it's your first time visiting Virginia or coming back to explore more of the state, check out this list...

 
 
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Jamestown Settlement

Place To Visit 1 - Jamestown Settlement is an interactive museum where you can learn about the first English colony. There are films, exhibits, and...

 
 

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Place To Visit 2 - An interesting fact about Virginia is that the American Civil War effectively ended in the state in the town of...

 
 
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Fort Monroe National Monument

Place To Visit 3 - Fort Monroe National Monument was a military base built in the early 19th century. Its primary purpose was to control...

 
 
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Cape Henry Lighthouse

Place To Visit 4 - The Cape Henry Lighthouse is one of Virginia's National Historic Landmarks. There are two lighthouses at the site in Virginia...

 
 

Shenandoah National Park

Place To Visit 5 - Shenandoah National Park is part of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is one of 22 national parks in VA. The...

 
 
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Virginia Beach

Place To Visit 6 - Virginia Beach is one of the most famous places in Virginia. The City of Virginia Beach is the most populated...

 
 

Manassas National Battlefield Park

Place To Visit 7 - Another one of the historical places to visit in Virginia is Manassas National Battlefield Park. Two battles during the Civil...

 
 
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Colonial Williamsburg

Place To Visit 8 - Colonial Williamsburg is part of Williamsburg, an independent city in eastern Virginia. It is a living history museum with restored...

 
 

Blue Ridge Mountains

Place To Visit 9 - The Blue Ridge Mountains are one of Virginia's landmarks running through seven other states. From afar, the mountains look to...

 
 
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Chrysler Museum

Place To Visit 10 - The Chrysler Museum is one of Virginia's art museums. It is in Norfolk and opened initially as an art and...

 
 

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